Rich Peverley
HEIGHT: 5' 11"
BIRTHDATE: 07/08/1982
DRAFTED: undrafted
Signed as a free agent by Nashville, January 18, 2007. Claimed on waivers by Atlanta from Nashville, January 10, 2009. Traded to Boston by Atlanta with Boris Valabik for Blake Wheeler and Mark Stuart, February 18, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Jyvaskyla (Finland), September 24, 2012. Traded to Dallas by Boston with Tyler Seguin and Ryan Button for Loui Eriksson, Joe Morrow, Reilly Smith and Matt Fraser, July 4, 2013.
Has won one Stanley Cup championship (2011 with Boston) ... Has a 6/25 record in NHL shootouts (3 deciding goals) ... 2011-12: Injuries limited him to 57 games, his lowest total since breaking into the NHL to stay in 2008-09 ... Had ten multiple-point games with his season-high three assists Dec. 17 at Philadelphia, which tied his career-high for assists and points in a game ... Had a five-game point streak from Jan. 19-31 (1-4=5 totals) and had two four-game point streaks, from Nov. 26-Dec. 5 (0-6=6 totals) and Dec. 13-19 (2-5=7 totals) ... Recorded his 100th NHL assist on Nov. 26 vs. Winnipeg and played his 300th NHL game Dec. 6 in Winnipeg ... Missed 25 games to injuries ... Led the club in post-season scoring with 3-2=5 totals in seven games ... Had a four-game playoff point streak from Apr. 16-22 (3-2=5 totals) ... 2010-11: Had 14-20=34 totals with 35 PIM in 59 Thrashers games at the time of his Feb. 18 trade to Boston ... Added 4-3=7 totals with two PIM in 23 Bruins contests ... His 18 combined goals on the season were the second-highest total of his career ... Had seven multiple-point games, including tying his career-high for points in a game with a 1-2=3 effort Feb. 17 at Phoenix and tying his career-high for goals in a game with two-goal efforts each Nov. 26 vs. Montreal and Jan. 5 at Florida ... Had a five-game assist and point streak from Oct. 23-Nov. 3 (1-6=7 totals), which was a career-best assist streak ... Recorded at least one shot on goal in all but seven games and had eight shots on three occasions, which were career-highs for shots in a game ... Played his 200th NHL game on Oct. 20 vs. Buffalo ... Added 4-8=12 totals in 25 playoff games, including two multiple-point games, with a two-assist effort Apr. 21 at Montreal and a two-goal night June 8 vs. Vancouver in the Stanley Cup Final ... Scored his first NHL playoff goal with the game-winner Apr. 18 vs. Montreal ... 2009-10: Established career season-highs in all categories while playing in all 82 games for the first time in his career ... Had 12 multiple-point games with his season-highs four three-point nights ... Had a career-best eight-game point streak from Oct. 16-Nov. 3 (5-7=12 totals) ... Had at least one shot on goal in all but seven games ... Recorded his 100th NHL point Mar. 2 vs. Florida ... 2008-09: Had 2-7=9 totals in 27 Nashville games at the time of his Jan. 10 claim off waivers by Atlanta and added 13-22=35 totals in 39 Thrashers contests ... Had nine multiple-point games, including a career-high three assists Jan. 17 vs. Nashville in his first game against his former team ... Had a four-game point streak from Jan. 16-21 (2-6=8 totals) ... Played his 100th NHL game Mar. 16 vs. Washington ... 2007-08: Split the season between Nashville and their AHL affiliate in Milwaukee ... Had 14-40=54 totals in 45 Admirals games ... Had three recalls to Nashville, from Oct. 27-Nov. 8, Jan. 15-Feb. 19 and Mar. 10-end of season ... Scored his first NHL goal Jan. 24 at Phoenix ... Had two multiple-point games with 1-1=2 efforts each Jan. 24 at Phoenix and Apr. 1 at St. Louis ... 2006-07: Spent most of the season in Milwaukee/AHL with 30-38=68 totals in 66 Admirals games ... Had a 15-game AHL point streak from Nov. 29-Dec. 27 (8-13=21 totals) ... Recalled once to Nashville from Mar. 4-Apr. 2 ... Played his first NHL game Mar. 4 at Anaheim with his first NHL point an assist in that contest ... 2005-06: Spent most of the season with Milwaukee/AHL with 12-34=46 totals in 65 games, ranking third on the team in assists and fourth overall in points ... Added 2-9=11 totals in 21 playoff games as the Admirals advanced to the Calder Cup Finals where they fell to Hershey ... Also played 11 ECHL games in Reading with 4-11=15 totals in that stint ... 2004-05: Played most of his first pro season in the ECHL with South Carolina where he had 30-28=58 totals in 69 Stingrays games ... That ranked second on the team in goals and fourth in points ... Played one scoreless AHL game in Portland ... College: Played four seasons of college hockey at St. Lawrence University with 44-73=117 totals in 138 career college games ... Led the team in scoring in each of his sophomore through senior seasons and tied for second overall in ECAC scoring in 2003-04 with 17-25=42 totals ... International: Played for Team Canada at the 2010 World Championships (1-3=4 totals in seven games).